SFT on Campus
Strengthening Families Together (SFT) on Campus is a four-week education and support group for students who are family members and friends of individuals living with serious mental illness. Offered at universities and colleges across Ontario, SFT on Campus provides mental health resources and information to students to give them the tools to support their loved one as well as themselves. The program is facilitated by trained volunteers and is open to students who are perusing careers in the mental health field.
Topics presented in group sessions include information about:
Schizophrenia and psychosis
Coping as a family
Mental health system and criminal justice system
Advocacy and support
For more information this program, please contact Ask the Expert at AskTheExpert@schizophrenia.on.ca or call 416-449-6830.